Local News

News > Local News > Man Admits to Killing Woman on City's South Side

Man Admits to Killing Woman on City's South Side

Jimmie Monday (photo courtesy IMPD)

A suspect is in jail after admitting to killing a woman on the city's south side Tuesday night.

IMPD officers were called around 7:00 p.m. to an apartment in the 600 block of West Hanna Avenue on a report of a possible deceased person.  When they arrived, they found 48-year-old Barbara McPheter dead inside the the apartment.

Detectives were later notified by the Steuben County Sheriff's Department that a man in their custody admitted to killing a woman in Indianapolis.  48-year-old Jimmie Monday was arrested and preliminarily charged with murder.

Police have not released any information regarding the relationship between Monday and McPheter.  Monday is scheduled to be transported back to Indianapolis for processing.

Local News

A tumultuous session of the General Assembly is entering the homestretch. Senate President David Long predicts a...
Drivers for Uber and other ride-sharing apps will need separate insurance to drive in Indiana, under legislation...
Family, Friends, and Students continue to gather around the state in remembrance of IU Senior Hannah Wilson who...
Indiana University Health is consolidating its downtown Indianapolis hospital operations in a $1 billion effort...
The superintendent of Westfield Washington Schools is speaking out on the collapse that hurt more than a dozen...